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  • We are buying a house that has a mauve-colored tile backsplash in the kitchen.

    Before replacing concrete stoop with flagstones, address basic issues

  • A brand new mauve-colored courthouse in the capital city, a new riverside park with painted benches.

    U.S. Military Uses Local Projects To Win Over Afghans

  • I looked out at the evening traffic, at the birds gathering in the trees against a mauve-colored sunset.

    The Glass Rainbow

  • Across the garden was one such mauve-colored Craftsman.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive

  • Out the window mauve-colored clouds reef over the Atlantic.

    Memory Wall

  • An hour later I was driving down the blacktop in the mauve-colored evening, my hair combed back wet, the smell of the fields blowing cool in my face.

    The Convict and Other Stories

  • Quark paced up and down nervously, waving his arms in agitation; the mauve-colored palm frond slipped and almost fell.

    REBELS: THE LIBERATED, BOOK III OF III

  • We stood on top of a toilet seat in the mauve-colored stall, touching each other as we spoke, and Jennings made me promise to come over to his house right away after school.

    The Worst Years of Your Life

  • In addition to the slender trunks of the pink and maroon carnivorous seralune that dipped thousands of barbed fronds into the slow-moving water, the islands and the opposite shores were thick with tall, mauve-colored spreading teraldd, their feeding branches turned into the wind from upstream, and muddy green thickets of puourlakk trees.

    Running from the Deity

  • But Marvin pulled his suitcase down the street between the rows of dilapidated cottages toward Basin, his rumpled pale blue sports coat and coned straw hat and cowboy boots almost lost in the mauve-colored thickness of the evening.

    Jolie Blon’s Bounce

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